It’s call European Open Championship, but in reality it’s a real World Championship with over 40 Nations registered.
Including five out of the six medals in London 2012.
The Olimpyc class of windsurfing, Rs:x, is back in full splendor, from June 20th until June 27th in the jewlery spot of Mondello, Palermo, Sicily.
Together with the best in the world for the olimpyc class, the crystal water of Mondello will host also the future champions as the “Youth” under 19 years will be racing also for their European Championship.
There is an incredible excitement in these days around the Roggero di Lauria Club and Albaria Windsurfing Club, that joined forces to organize the event with the help of the city of Palermo.
Andrea Vitale, Lauria President, keep cheering the fact that their club never saw before so many Nations at an event.
Vincenzo Baglione, heart and Director of Albaria, would like to underline the effort that his club and his President Vincenzo Pottino have being doing all these years to bring back windsurfing in the Olimpycs and to clean the beach of Mondello from eccessive structures during their sport events.
The most happy seems to be the President of the Rs:x class, Carlo Dalla Vedova.
“We are back in my own Nation in the best way, with big world participation and in the best organized spot “ says Dalla Vedova an avid windsurfer himself. “ The presence and level of participants is an anticipation of the World Championship in Oman next October and the final appointment in Rio next summer. ”The pre-olimpic of Rio de Janeiro starts now in Sicily then, and the Albaria Windsurfing Club celebrates in the best way their commitment with the sport and the 30ties edition of the “World Festival on the beach”.
ENTRY LIST http://www.rsxclass.org/europeans2015/?page_id=318